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Democratic Party / Black Quota #454507

NBC Evening News for Wednesday, Oct 27, 1971
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(Studio) Democratic National Chairperson Lawrence F. O'Brien meets with black pols., who want all cmtes. and staff 20% black. Blacks 19.7% of national population
REPORTER: John Chancellor

(Gary, IN) [Mayor Richard G. HATCHER - says 1 of every 5 votes, cast for Democratic Presidential candidate in 1968, black; feels blacks should have 20% party action; cites what it applies to; prepared to consider boycotting national convention and sit out national campaign. i
REPORTER: No reporter given

(Studio) O'Brien pledges 20% quota in all party orgs.
REPORTER: John Chancellor

Reporter(s):
Chancellor, John
Duration:
00:02:30

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